ERIC Number: EJ1048021
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 31
Frequent Participation in Service Learning: Examining Institutional Differences and Individual Benefits
Bureau, Daniel A.; Cole, James S.; McCormick, Alexander C.
New Directions for Institutional Research, n162 p17-27 2014
This chapter examines the differences between institutions with high and low levels of involvement in service learning as well as the differences between students with high and low levels of involvement. The study shows a correlation between institutional organization and service-learning emphasis and describes, at the student level, correlations between service-learning involvement and both deep approaches to learning and self-reported gains.
Descriptors: Service Learning, Institutional Characteristics, Incidence, Student Participation, Individual Differences, Correlation, Educational Benefits, Program Descriptions, Organizational Theories, Self Disclosure (Individuals), School Community Programs, School Community Relationship, College Programs, College Students
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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